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PAST EVENTS

London, 22nd June 2017, Steinway Hall
Maurice El Medioni: A Memoir Edited by Max Reinhardt; Translated by Jonathan Walton
Book Launch and performance by pianist Nikki Yeoh.
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London, 16th June 2017, Waterstones Piccadilly
Island Story — JD Taylor
Talk
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London, 25th May 2017, The Union Club
The Equal Opportunities Revolution — James Heartfield
Book Launch
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Bristol, 16th May 2017, Watershed
Filling the Void — Marcus Gilroy-Ware
Launch event as part of Bristol Festival of Ideas
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London, 4th May 2017, The Word Bookshop
The Living and the Dead — Toby Austin Locke
Book Launch
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London, 24th April 2017, Housmans Radical Bookshop
Filling the Void — Marcus Gilroy-Ware
Book Launch
7pm, free, drinks and snacks provided

London, 26th April 2017, Somerset House Studios
The Music of the Future—Robert Barry
Talk: Jennifer Walshe: Sound Salon with Robert Barry
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London, 12th April 2017, Cafe Oto 
The Music of the Future—Robert Barry
Launch party: in conversation with Owen Hatherley and live performances by Xylitol and DJ Tendraw
7.30pm, free. More info/RSVP

Oxford, 30th March 2017, Truck Store
Triptych — Rhian E Jones
Book reading and Q&A
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Nottingham, 16th March 2017, Five Leaves Bookshop
Specters of Revolt—Richard Gilman-Opalsky
Talk
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New York, 22nd February 2017, Spoonbill & Sugartown
Little Houses, Big Forests—Siouxzi Connor
Book launch, reading and multimedia exhibition
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London, 30th January 2017, The Word Bookshop
The Psychopath Factory—Tristam Vivian Adams
Book launch and talk
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London, 17th January 2017, Tenderbooks Gallery, 7pm
Little Houses, Big Forests—Siouxzi Connor
Book launch and exhibition opening
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London, 8th December, Pages of Hackney
1996 & the End of History—David Stubbs
David Stubbs will be in conversation with Juliet Jacques about her book, Trans: A Memoir
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London, 23rd November, Richmond Literature Festival
Old Town Hall, Richmond, 7pm
Dipika Mukherjee (author of Ode to Broken Things) is awarded the Virginia Prize for Fiction for her new novel, Shambala Junction
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London, 24th November, Burley Fisher Books, 7pm
Smile if You Dare—Ramzy Alwakeel
Ramzy Alwakeel in conversation with Simon Warner
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Netherlands, 18th November, Avans University of Applied Sciences, 3pm
Sebastian Olma (author of In Defence of Serendipity) delivers his inaugural lecture: ‘Autonomy and Weltbezug: Toward an Aesthetic of Performative Defiance’
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Liverpool, 5th November, Bluecoat, 6pm
Lean Out—Dawn Foster
Dawn Foster in conversation with Lynsey Hanley about her new book, Respectable.
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New York, 4th October, Spoonbill Books, 7pm
Tariq Goddard in conversation with Sukhdev Sandhu on the need for independent publishing.

London, 26th September, 7pm, Burley Fisher Books
Resolution Way—Carl Neville
Small press night with readings from Carl Neville (Repeater), Sean Rabin (Dodo Ink), Heidi James (Blue Moose), Alex Pheby (Galley Beggar)
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London, 21st September, 7pm, Burley Fisher Books
1996 & the End of History—David Stubbs
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London, 30th August, 7pm, Waterstones Piccadilly
Lean Out—Dawn Foster 
New Humanist presents Dawn Foster & Owen Hatherley in conversation
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Brecon Beacons, Wales, 18-21st August, Green Man Festival 
Lean Out—Dawn Foster 
Elena Ferrante reading group, with Dawn Foster, Eli Davis (co-editor of Under My Thumb, forthcoming 2017) and Emma Jackson
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Liverpool, 17th August, 6.30pm, News From Nowhere 
Island Story—JD Taylor
JD Taylor revisits Liverpool as part of his Island Story tour
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Manchester, 15th August, 6pm, Friends Meeting House
Island Story—JD Taylor 
Hosted by Manchester Left Writers and the Social Science Centre. Free
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Sheffield, 14th August, Site Gallery, 2pm
Island Story—JD Taylor
E
vent with JD Taylor, Glen Stoker and Anna Chrystal Stephens

Wakefield, 13th August, Redshed Working Mens Club, from 1pm
Island Story—JD Taylor
Film screening and talk as part of Fighting for Crumbs: Art in the Shadow of Neoliberal Britain
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Nottingham, 11th August, 6.30pm, Nottingham Contemporary 
Island Story—JD Taylor 
This is Nottz – discussion with JD Taylor. Free
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London, 30th July, Rich Mix. Kick-off 3pm. 

1966 & Not All That—Mark Perryman (ed)
Live screening of the 1966 World Cup final, with original commentary, followed by panel discussion including contributors Mark Perryman, Claire Westall, John Williams and Claus Melchior.
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London. 26th July, Bookmarks, 6.30pm
1966 & Not All That—Mark Perryman (ed)
Mark Perryman and Michael Lavalette discuss the book
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London, 7th July, 6.30pm, Waterstones Islington
Smile if You Dare—Ramzy Alwakeel
Launch of new book on the Pet Shop Boys

London, 22nd June, Housmans
Island Story—JD Taylor
Left Book Club with JD Taylor and Jeremy Seabrook
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Chicago, 25th June, Serai
Ode to Broken Things—Dipika Mukherjee
Launch party. Free & no booking required.
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London, 4th June, 3pm, Unitarian Chapel, Stoke Newington
Lean Out—Dawn Foster
A Woman’s Work – Dawn Foster in conversation with Joanna Biggs (All Day Long: A Portrait of Britain at Work)
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London, 4th June, 4pm, Tenderbooks
Shooting Hipsters—Christiana Spens
London launch and exhibition of illustrations
Free & no booking required. FB event. 

Amsterdam, 5th June, 2.30pm, American Book Centre
Ode to Broken Things—Dipika Mukherjee
European launch and book signing
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Bristol, 23rd May, 8pm, Watershed
Lean Out—Dawn Foster
Bristol Festival of Ideas
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London, 19th May, 7pm, Waterstones Trafalgar Square
1966 and Not All That—Mark Perryman (ed)
Mark Perryman, David Goldblatt, Marcela Mora Y Araujo, Sanaa Qureshi, Alan Tomlinson discuss the anniversary of the 1966 World Cup
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London, 11th May, 7pm, Housmans
Lean Out—Dawn Foster
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